Ministry of Transportation General Directorate of Infrastructure Investments approved the Buca Metro Project prepared by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality. The project, which takes place in İzmir's 2018 investment planning and has recently received approval from Ankara, will be an 13,5 kilometer long metro line.
With the stations to be established at the 11 point of the Buca district of Izmir, the names of the stops of the metro line, which will contribute to the ease of transportation, have been announced. Metro that will depart from Buca Çamlıkule point; Buca Koop, Dokuz Eylul Tinaztepe Campus, Hasanaga Garden, Butchers Square, Buca Municipality, Sirinyer, General Asim Gunduz, Bozyaka, Zafer Tepe and Ucyol stop will end.
After approval from Ankara, Buca subway is expected to accelerate the opening of work as soon as possible. The total cost of the metro line is 245 billion 3 million pounds. The project, which will be realized by using international credit, requires approval from the Ministry of Development.
It is planned to reduce the transportation time to 20 minutes by metro which will serve between Çamlıkule and Üçyol.